|Axis (Em083) - Heddy Boubaker|
Heddy Boubaker Born in 1963 in Marseille (France) a nice Sunday of March at siesta time, influenced by the Mediterranean sea and the Mistral wind, Heddy Boubaker has played music and experimented with sounds since 1977, starting with electric guitar in a mainly rock/punk even progressive style. He's now playing free improvised music with his alto & bass saxophones in an indescribable style, in which we are always able to hear the sea, the wind, Ã©lectronics equipment, .....
Keywords: heddy boubaker; free improvisation; sax; saxophone; free jazz; free noise; electro-acoustic improvisation; sounds and noises; bass sax; alto sax
|The Sum of Any Number of Zeros (Em075) - Christian Munthe and Martin Ohman|
Christian Munthe - guitar Martin Ohman - drums / percussion This is their first release on Electronic Musik. Recorded 27th March 2007 by Keith Talent. Cover art collage by Janet Simpson www.myspace.com/christianmunthe www.myspace.com/martinohman www.myspace.com/electronicmusiklabel
Keywords: christian munthe; martin ohman; electronic musik; free improvisation; guitar; percussion; drums; free jazz; experimental music; sounds; stockhausen; free expression; improvisation psych
|Axis (Em083) - Heddy Boubaker|
Heddy Boubaker Born in 1963 in Marseille (France) a nice Sunday of March at siesta time, influenced by the Mediterranean sea and the Mistral wind, Heddy Boubaker has played music and experimented with sounds since 1977, starting with electric guitar in a mainly rock/punk even progressive style. He's now playing free improvised music with his alto & bass saxophones in an indescribable style, in which we are always able to hear the sea, the wind, electronics equipment, .....
Keywords: free improvisation; free jazz; saxophone; alto sax; bass sax; tenor sax; electro-acoustic improvisation; noise and sounds; free noise; electronic musik; sound collage; music concrete; heddy boubaker
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|Gochu - Arklight|
Arklight hail from Astoria, New York, USA. This is their first release on Electronic Musik. No Wave Psych - Foxy Digitalis About Arklight Any (cultural) doctor will tell you, it is easier to diagnose an ill than to cure it. So some will (Ho Hum) learn to the love the disease, while others will (Hum Drum) rail against it with extreme prejudice. Arklight neither love "Him" nor hate "Him" (When A Woman Ascends The Stairs) They Are Contradictory In Tone (T.A.C.I.T.) At a certain point a band must ma...
Keywords: noise; improvisation; usa; astoria; new york; electronic musik; free improvisation; psychedelia; music concrete; sound collage; fonik; noise research; danny kolm; gregory kolm; art rock; arklight; ark; light
|Fraktured Culture - Psychiatric Challenge|
Live recording from The Culturefest 04,2004 plus a live recording from the Frakture Festival, Liverpool 2004. Track one - Autumn (Liverpool) Track two - Summer (Warrington) Originally released as Fraktured Culture. Ian Simpson - prepared guitar Harry Gallimore - electronics Neil Packer - guitar / toys Lewis Gill - guitar www.myspace.com/electronicmusiklabel Ian and Harry now perform as FONIK
Keywords: fonik; electronic; musik; music; improvisation; free; noise; soundscape; amm; bailey; derek; frakture
|45 Minutes for Hugh - Psychiatric Challenge|
Live recording from May 2005 from UK Improvisers Psychiatric Challenge. This piece was performed in memory of Hugh Davis. Ian Simpson - prepeared guitar Lewis Gill - guitar Neil Packer - guitar / toys Harry Gallimore - electronics / one string bass www.myspace.com/electronicmusiklabel Ian and Harry now perform as Fonik
Keywords: noise; improvisation; music; free; jazz; electronica; amm; bailey; derek; electronics; synthesizer; soclialist; fonik
|Drones - Lost Dark Transmissions|
Album from UK improvisor / sound artist Lost Dark Transmissions originally released in 2000. Expect experimental dark analogue synth tones.
Keywords: amm; fonik; drone,lost dark transmissions; ldt; noise research; stockhausen; noise; improvisation; electronica; aphex twin; synthesizer
|Live from Saturn (Em007) - Psychiatric Challenge|
Lo fi recording (circa 2001) from UK Noise Improvisers Psychiatric Challenge. Ian Simpson - prepeared guitar Harry Gallimore - electronics Lewis Gill - guitar Neil packer - prepared guitar Release from the Electronc Musik Label. www.myspace.com/electroncimusiklabel
Keywords: electronic; musik; noise; improvisation; ldt; LDT; lost dark transmissions; amm; experimental; art; soundscapes; collage; noise
|Infinite Monkey Orchestra (Em100) - Infinite Monkey Orchestra|
Infinite Monkey Orchestra recorded live at The Bluecoat Liverpool, 24th November 2009. Rob Dainton - drums Simon H Fell - bass Ricardo Fernandez - piano Richard Harding - guitar Steve Hood - guitar Steve Boyland - voice Phil Lucking - trumpet Phil Hargreaves - soprano sax Ian Simpson - electronics www.myspace.com/electronicmusiklabel Cover art copyright Ian Simpson 2010 Tue, 24 November, 2009. Bassist Simon H Fell is here wearing his improviser's hat, and working in small and large groupings...
Keywords: simon h fell; phil hargreaves; amere3; whi music; free improvisation; free jazz; free noise; electronica; sax; bass; drums; infinite monkey orchestra; improvisation; the gathering; liverpool; bluecoat arts centre; ambient; electronic musik; fonik; noise research; bonehouse
|Waking EP (Em176) - Matt Dalby|
Matt Dalby - Waking 'Matt Dalby is a multidisciplinary artist and writer based in Manchester' His reviews and other online activities are at Santiago's Dead Wasp 'Second Sight and Green are live, semi-improvised, lo-fi home recordings mainly built around looped voice and bass guitar' Santiago's Dead Wasp at Blogspot
Keywords: matt dalby; sound art; santiagos dead wasp; lo-fi; improvisation; manchester; electronic musik; loops; bass guitar; art
|It's Just Noise (with Lol Coxhill) (Em040) - Psychiatric Challenge + Lol Coxhill|
Psychiatric Challenge with guest Lol Coxhill. Ian Simpson - prepared guitar Harry Gallimore - electronics Neil Packer - guitar Lewis Gill - guitar Misha Gray - percussion Tim Lyons - trumpet / voice Ollie Brice - double bass Dave Jackson - sax Lol Coxhill - soprano sax This was never released ..... until now ! These recordings are part of the Electronic Musik label free downloads
Keywords: psychiatric challenge; ldt; electronic musik; free improvisation; music concrete; fonik; noise research; lol coxhill; sound collage; stockhausen; amm
|Extended Play (Em174) - Alex Charles|
New EP from Alex Charles After over 10 years of playing under the group name Thee Moths, Alex Botten has finally taken the step of becoming 'solo'. Changing the way he works, bringing his laptop back to the fore, the new music will be both simpler in terms of the raw materials used, and more complex based on structure. Live shows will include sampling on the fly, and building complex tapestries of sound...
Keywords: alex charles; thee moths; electronica; found sounds; improvisation; noise; sound art; soundscapes; textural sounds; alex botten; minimalist
|Noise Research Reaktions - London Concrete|
Latest net release from the UK experimental music label Electronic Musik. Reworkings of material by UK Sound Artist Ian Simpson aka Noise Research done by the London Concrete Collective. Artwork by London Concrete Track 1 - Inversion of Violence Track 2 - The Tartar Steppe You can find an exclusive Noise Research track here http://www.archive.org/details/CWK_0003 www.myspace.com/londonconcrete www.myspace.com/noiseresearch www.myspace.com/electronicmusiklabel
Keywords: london concrete; noise research; electronic musik; music concrete; noise; fonik; bacillus; stockhausen; electronica; improvisation; ambient; aphex twin; collage; noisescapes
|Live at Madge's Kitchen (Em000) - Psychiatric Challenge|
First release from Psychiatric Challenge recorded in 2001. Ian Simpson - prepared guitar Harry Gallimore - guitar Lewis Gill - guitar Neil Packer - guitar / toys Recorded by Tony Harn, mixed by Ian Simpson & Tony Harn 'Plotting Destruction' is a Noise Research remix.
Keywords: amm; fonik; improvisation; free jazz; noise; ldt; LDT; lost dark transmissions; stockhausen; electronica; derek bailey; noise; musique concrete; collage
|Live at Chomsky (Em190) - Alexei Borisov and Jelena Glazova|
Alexei Borisov and Jelena Glazova - "Live at Chomsky" Alexei Borisov - electronics, voice Jelena Glazova - laptop, controllers, voice Composed, played and recorded by Alexei Borisov and Jelena Glazova in Riga, Latvia (5.01.2013) http://www.shum.info/borisov/ http://www.facebook.com/alexei.borisov http://www.jelena-glazova.com http://www.facebook.com/jelena.glazova
Keywords: alexei borisov; jelena glazova; improvisation; electronics; laptop; live; experimental; music; stockhausen; cage; noise; underground; chomsky; latvia; rega
|Nosferatu (Em044) - Fonik|
Live soundtrack performed during the showing of the Film Nosferatu. Music was completely improvised by UK electronica duo Fonik. The performance took place in late October 2006. Fonik have performed the live soundtrack to this film on a number of occasions including a sell out show at The Green Room (Manchester) on Halloween 2007.
Keywords: fonik; electronic musik; stockhausen; free improvisation; noise research; bacillus; LDT; lost dark transmissions; nosferatu; mernau; film noir; hammer horror
|Black Lines (Em171) - Asteroid|
Remix EP of Asteroid's Black Lines piece. Asteroid is a changing group of improvising musicians formed in 2011. This release features a live recording accompanied by two remixes, from Noise Research (Noise Research Remix) and Guy Harries (Transcendence Remix). The live performance took place on Friday 28th October 2011 with the following line-up: JO THOMAS - LAPTOP/ELECTRONICS/VOCALS GRAHAM DUNNING - PERCUSSION/ELECTRONICS DAVID O'CONNER - BARITONE SAXAPHONE COILIN WEBSTER - BARITONE SAXOPHONE K...
Keywords: asteroid; black lines; improvisation; remix; guy harries; graham dunning; space; freak out; doom; drone; noise; electronica; noise research; ian simpson
|The Bracelet on the String - Psychiatric Challenge|
Live set from UK noise improvisers Psychiatric Challenge. Recorded at the Pyramid Arts Centre (1st Festival of Improvised Music) 10th April 2004. Daniel Weaver plays on Afternoon parts 1 - 4 Ian Simpson - Prepared Guitar Harry Gallimore - Electronics Neil Packer - Guitar / toys Lewis Gill - Guitar
Keywords: fonik; amm; improvisation; noise; electronic music; ldt; LDT; lost dark transmissions; electronica; stockhausen; music concrete; musique; soundart; sound art; noisescapes; post industrial noise art; abstract sound
|Revalued (Em058) - Arklight|
Arklight hail from Astoria, New York, USA. This is their second release on Electronic Musik. No Wave Psych - Foxy Digitalis About Arklight Any (cultural) doctor will tell you, it is easier to diagnose an ill than to cure it. So some will (Ho Hum) learn to the love the disease, while others will (Hum Drum) rail against it with extreme prejudice. Arklight neither love "Him" nor hate "Him" (When A Woman Ascends The Stairs) They Are Contradictory In Tone (T.A.C.I.T.) At a certain point a band must m...
Keywords: arklight; fonik; electronicmusik; noise; improvisation; free noise; post rock; no wave; stockhausen; sound collage; music concrete; velvet underground; new york noise; east side; knitting factory; post rock; soundscapes
|Scatter Graph (Em092) - Fonik|
Previously available as a limited edition cdr from Electronic Musik. Recorded in St Brides Church, Liverpool UK as part of a Frakture Concert in 2007. The piece was completely improvised. The piece starts very, very quietly so dont be deceived when playing on this page that nothing is there ! Digitally recorded by Harry Gallimore. Harry Gallimore - electronics Ian Simpson - prepared lapsteel www.myspace.com/fonikfonik www.myspace.com/electronicmusiklabel
Keywords: fonik; noise; industrial; liverpool; ambient; sound collage; music concrete; electronica; improvised music; free improvisation; stockhausen; electronic music; musik; dada; futurist; futurism; synthesizer; prepared instruments; lapsteel
|Semiotic Clunker (Em066) - Good Noise Bad Noise|
Good Noise Bad Noise are a loose collective of improvising musicians, sound artists and video artists based in the North of the UK. They play a mixture of electroacoustic music and drone based free improvisation mixing processed field recordings and found sound with live instruments and live visuals. The group was started by Shaun Blezard & John Hall as a laptop duo as a break from their respective solo projects (Shaun with Clutter & John with The Cardboard Lung after they had toured Cumbrian vi...
Keywords: earth monkey; shaun blezzard; electronic musik; laptop; free improvisation; noise; avant garde; electronica; ambient; cardboard lung; john hall; elelectronic musik; fonik; soundscapes; sound collage; deep clutter; clutter
|Northern Solar Noise (Em088) - Fonik|
Live performance from Fonik originally released as a limited edition cdr in 2006. Fonik are: Ian Simpson - prepared lapsteel, Harry Gallimore - electronics Part 1 includes Tim Lyons (The Sandells) on processed trumpet and voice. Part 2 includes members of the Solar Fire Trio (Ray Dickaty, Dave Jackson and Steve Belger). www.myspace.com/fonikfonik www.myspace.com/electronicmusiklabel
Keywords: fonik; noise; solar fire trio; free improvisation; music concrete; spiritualized; jazz; free jazz; industrial; stockhausen; the sandells; electronics; mev; amm; psychedelic jazz; psychedelia; haunted; haunted jazz; noisecore
|Hmmmmm - Improvised Music Collective|
Performance from the Improvised Music Collective. Three original improvised pieces performed at the Pyramid Arts Centre in 2006. Evocation Interwar - Simpson, Jackson & Gill Gagaku - Gallimore & Gallimore Gamelan for Guitars - Packer & Dean Ian Simpson - acoustic nylon strung guitar Dave Jacksion - Reeds Lewis Gill - electric guitar Harry Gallimore - electronics Kieran Gallimore - pedals Neil Packer - prepared guitars Barry Dean - prepared guitars Part of the Electronic Musik free net releases
Keywords: noise; fonik; psychiatric challenge; noise research; electronic musik; gamelan; gagaku; stockhausen; music concrete; soundscapes; free improvisation; derek bailey; incus; bacillus; lost dark transmissions
|Barbarians / Noise Research Split (Em072) - Noise Research + Barbarians|
A split release featuring Barbarians (free noise destruction Improv) and Noise Research (Drone Noisescapes) Barbarians are : Gareth Bill Phillip Stuart Clyve Sinead Rhian Goreland GRK. Noise Research is : Ian Simpson (Kipple, Wire Assembly, Nuclear Bunker, Id of Mobius) http://electronicmusik.wordpress.com/
Keywords: noise research; barbarians; manchester; noise; free improvisation; noisescapes; free art; music concrete; jg ballard; high rise; concrete island; stockhausen; smear campaign; fonik; drone; guitar drone
|Denial of Service EP (Em111) - Pesticide Organica|
About Pesticide Organica Pesticide Organica is a self-supporting musical node. Producing music of the utmost contempt and repugnance, masked by a veneer of acceptable social norms. The ubiquitous force of Pesticide Organica permeates even the most one-dimensional of minds. Band Members Richard Knight - Scorpions and Venus Flytraps Tom Harrison - Brass Bongs Influences - Students / iCulture / Sha'itan / Insect Dominion Richards 1bpm website Pesticide Organica Pesticide Organica also have other re...
Keywords: pesticide organica; noise; saxophone; electronics; no input mixer; electronics; electronic music; art noise; industrial; collage; soundscapes; noisescapes; landscapes; sound art; stockhausen; free improvisation; music concrete; electronica
|AMSW #30 (Em164) - Alexei Borisov, Olga Nosova and Anton Mobin|
Live performance from EM favourites Alexei Borisov, Olga Nosova and Anton Mobin Recorded 17th November 2011 in Paris at the Maizing Studio.
Keywords: alexei borisov; anton mobin; olga nosova; noise; free improvisation; ambient; collage; sound; live performance; sound art; experimental electronics; experimental; electronica; paris; maizing studio
|Centrosome (Em071) - Serfs|
Serfs - dual guitar feedback psychdrones from Manchesters Jon Collin and Tom Settle. Recorded live in 2006. Originally released as a 3" cdr (limited) now being made available as part of the EM back catalogue. www.myspace.com/serfserfserfs http://thewholevoyald.blogspot.com/ www.myspace.com/electronicmusiklabel
Keywords: serfs; fonik; electronic musik; psychedelia; guitar; drone; psychfolk; feedback; jon collin; psychedelic; tom settle; infinite light; whole voyald; manchester; noise; free improvisation; improv
|Muladhara (Em067) - Sannyasin|
Sannyasin is Dave Jackson - Electronics / reeds About Sannyasin improv electronics and woodwind -> oscillation ^^ intermodulation -)) vibration -)) interaction -))) soundwaves ~~ spontaneous and corrupted sonics - non linear feedback loops @ unknown frequencies /// Asbo Diddley - guitar noises, spring reverb, percussion -----))>------->>--- Mezz Merzbow - sun horn,violin, percussion ----///------///--->>---------->> Mani Padme - singing bowls, percussion, flute, feedback ---------|||----->> +++...
Keywords: sannyasin; noise; psych; drones; fonik; beach fuzz; avantgarde; free improvisation; electronica; noise research; solar fire trio; stockhausen; soundscape; noisescape; experimental music
|Provocation of Sound - Psychiatric Challenge|
Live recording of UK improvisers Psychiatric Challenge from November 2005. Neil Packer - guitar / toys Harry Gallimore - electronics Ian Simpson - prepared guitar Lewis Gill - guitar / bird calls Dave jackson - reeds Misha - percussion Tim Lyons - trumpet / voice This piece provided the soundtrack to a painting by the artists Peter Oakley and Greg Fuller. The painting was completely improvised as was the music...
Keywords: amm; fonik; noise; improvisation; stockhausen; electronica; electronic musik; psychiatric challenge; faust; soundart; soundscapes; noise; noise collage; sound collage; musique concrete; abstract sound; modern music
|Noise Reduction System - Psychiatric Challenge|
Live performance from March 2005 from UK Noise Improv Artists Psychiatric Challenge. Ian Simpson - prepared guitar Harry Gallimore - electronics Neil packer - guitar / toys Lewis Gill - guitar Ian and Harry now perform as FONIK. www.myspace.com/fonikfonik www.myspace.com/electronicmusiklabel
Keywords: fonik; noise; improv; improvisation; ldt; LDT; lost dark transmissions; electronica; electronic music; musik; amm; stockhausen; musique concrete; soundscapes; noise collage; sound collage; soundart; sound; art; found sounds
|Live at Noise Upstairs (Em187) - Kipple|
Two live recordings made at two separate 'Noise Upstairs' gigs in June 2012. Riverside - Sheffield 13th June 2012 Fuel - Manchester 14th June 2012 Kipple combines the momentum of ESP era free jazz with a 2 man low fi electronics section in place of the piano. The rhythm section is that used by Sonny Simmons on his UK gigs. The free blowing trumpet/soprano sax front line manages to be intense and relaxed at the same time (Phil Morton, Frakture, 2011) Kipple is an extraordinary live experience, a ...
Keywords: kipple; free jazz; noise upstairs; free improvisation; esp; sun ra; guitar; saxophone; drums; electronics; electronica; free noise; trumpet; sheffield; manchester; fuel; riverside; 2012
|Fobefusa (Em050) - Fonik, Beach Fuzz + Sannyasin|
Recorded live in 2008 at the Pyramid 5 festival. Impromtu collaboration between Beach Fuzz (Barry Dean, Nick Mitchell), Fonik (Ian Simpson, Harry Gallimore) and Sannyasin (Dave Jackson) resulted in the firey freeform freak out presented here. www.myspace.com/beachfuzz www.myspace.com/fonikfonik www.myspace.com/sannyasin64
Keywords: fonik; sannyasin; beach fuzz; electronic musik; freeform; free improvisation; freak out; stockhausen; music concrete; noise; free jazz; guitar noise; noise research; bacillus; pyramid
|Three Chairs (Em193) - Wire Assembly|
Second release from Sheffield based, improvising guitar trio 'Wire Assembly' Recorded in June 2013 at Fuse (during Chorlton Arts Festival).Wire Assembly are: (from left to right in the stereo field) Neil Carver, John Jasnoch and Ian Simpson Thanks to Anton Hunter, Norm Skipp and Chorlton Arts Festival. Artwork - Ian Simpson (copyright 2013)
Keywords: free improvisation; free jazz; guitar trio; electric guitar; john jasnoch; ian simpson; neil carver; wire assembly; free jazz; guitar trio; guitars; electric; chorlton; fuse
|Public Computing (Em144) - Korhan Erel|
Korhan Erel (http://korhanerel.com) is a Turkish improviser, sound designer and composer based in Istanbul, Turkey. He plays a self-designed computer instrument called Omnibus. He also uses analog and digital electronics. He is a founding member of Islak Kopek (www.soundcloud.com/islak-kopek), Turkey's pioneer free improvisation group, which is regarded as the band that started the free improvisation scene in Turkey...
Keywords: ambient; noise; soundscape; music concrete; musique concrete; synthesizer; Islak Kopek; free improvisation; free noise; turkey; turkish; EMS; electronic music studios; composer; modern composition; drone; drones
|Hewers of Wood and Drawers of Water (Em150) - Dave Birchall|
David Birchall started playing the guitar in 1994 and has continued to ever since, gigging and touring extensively with a variety of groups in the UK, France, Holland, Germany, Spain, Portugal, Czech Republic, Austria, Switzerland, Italy, Palestine and Denmark. Music he has been involved with creating has been played on BBC1, BBC Radio1, BBC 6 Music and Resonance FM. Realising a few years ago he spent most of his time trying to improvise within the musics he played whether structured or open, he...
Keywords: dave birchall; guitar; noise; free improvisation; stuckometer; manchester; drone; artist; sound art; music concrete; levenshulme bicycle orchestra; kalbakken; open eye duo
|Noise Research II (Em054) - Noise Research|
The second official Noise Reserch album now as a free download. Ian Simpson - electronics Recorded in 2006 Noise Research is a solo project of Ian Simpson, a UK based musician / sound artist. http://electronicmusik.wordpress.com/ Other projects include Aht-n - kraut drone electronica Fonik - improvising noise duo Bacillus - studio based avant electronica Noise Research has material released on the Electronic Musik (UK), Earth Monkey (UK), Rift recordings (UK), Classwar Karaoke (UK), AMP recs (Me...
Keywords: noise research; earth monkey; emp; bivouac; stockhausen; amp; pangea; music concrete; electronica; improvisation; noise; sound art; sound collage; noise collage; musique concrete; fonik; bacillus
|Splatter Cushion (Em087) - Pesticide Organica + Noise Research|
Splatter Cushion Live recording from Pesticide Organica with guest Noise Research (aka Ian Simpson) Date 15th January 2010 Venue - Electronic Organica III, Manchester, UK Cover art copyright Ian Simpson 2010 Thanks to Herve Perez for recording this ! www.myspace.com/pesticideorganica http://electronicmusik.wordpress.com/
Keywords: pesticide organica; noise research; noise; electronica; improvisation; free improv; saxophone; music concrete; fonik; electronic music; stockhausen; amm; soundscape; noisescape; textural; pastoral
|New Instrumental Usage (Em089) - Fonik|
Part of the Electronic Musik back catalogue originally released in 2007 as a limited edition cdr. Features two improvisations with Pascal Nichols (Part the Wild Horses Mane on Both Sides). Harry Gallimore - electronics Ian Simpson - prepared lapsteel Pascal Nichols - percussion Track one was recorded with microphones outside the circle, track two recorded with microphones within the circle. www.myspace.com/fonikfonik www.myspace.com/electronicmusiklabel
Keywords: fonik; part the wild horses mane on both sides; noise research; free improvisation; free jazz; noise jazz; industrial; electronic musik; mev; amm; stockhausen; free compostion
|Fonik (Em090) - Fonik|
Part of the Electronic Musik back catalogue now being made available as free downloads. A live recording from the 2nd Festival of Improvised Music 2006 (Pyramid Arts Centre). Features Fonik with guest Pascal Nichols (Part the Wild Horses Mane on Both Sides) Ian Simpson - prepared lapsteel Harry Gallimore - electronics Pascal Nichols - percussion www.myspace.com/fonikfonik www.myspace.com/electronicmusiklabel
Keywords: fonik; noise; free improvisation; noise; noise research; free jazz; free noise; stockhausen; amm; AMM; MEV; electronica; noise scape; music concrete; experimental music; industrial
|Claymans Next Victim (Em005) - Fonik|
A live recording from UK improvisors Fonik. Personel; Pascal Nichols - percussion, Ian Simpson - prepared lapsteel, Harry Gallimore - electronics. Pascal Nichols is currently performing as Part The Wild Horses Mane on Both Sides (as of Nov 2008) Fonik have performed with Sun Ra Arkestra, Acid Mothers Temple, Evan Parker, John Russell, Paul Rutherford, Eddie Prevost, Philip Jeck, Keith Rowe, Colin Potter, RPM plus many more...
Keywords: improvisation; noise; free jazz; electroacoustic; electronic musik; free jazz; synthesizer; part the wild horses mane on both sides; pascal nichols; abstract sound; sound art; musique concrete; found sounds; stockhausen; noise research; bacillus; ldt; lost dark transmissions,stuckometer,chora,pascal nichols,noise research,free improvisation
|Third Function Surrender (Em156) - Kurt Signs and Noise Research|
Third Function Surrender is a remix / collaboration project between Jeremy Gluck (aka Kurt Signs) and Ian Simpson (aka Noise Research). It features a radial reworking of each others works plus the original works, hence 4 tracks in all. Track one is originally by Noise Research and has been extensively reworked by Kurt Signs. Track two is by Kurt Signs and was radically reworked by Noise Research Tracks three and four are the pieces in their original state...
Keywords: jeremy gluck; noise research; experimental music; remix project; sound art; free noise; film soundtracks; fonik; aht-n; music concrete; barracudas; carbon manual; canada; uk; improvisation; text based; cut ups; tape cut ups; itsu jitsu; clinical archives
|Sounding First ep (Em101) - Fonik|
Originally released in 2008 on 3" cdr. One in a set of two (see Sounding Second ep, also a free download from this label). Fonik Ian Simpson - electronics & lapsteel Harry Gallimore - electronics www.myspace.com/fonikfonik www.myspace.com/electronicmusiklabel
Keywords: fonik; noise; improvisation; electronica; ambient; industrail; urban; wasteland; soundscapes; dada; music concrete; musique; avant garde; sound collage; noise research; bacillus; stockhausen; amm; electronica; electronic musik; faust; lapsteel; circuit bending
|The Machinery of Division (Em121) - Aht-n|
A live recording of UK Kraut - Droners Aht-n. Shaun Blezard - electronics / bass Harry Gallimore - electronics Ian Simpson - electronics Recorded by Inclusive Improv, Sleepers Bar, Huddersfield in November 2010. Coverart copyright Ian Simpson 2010.
Keywords: krautrock; aht-n; faust; cluster; tangerine dream; neu; can; guru guru; fonik; noise research; clutter; bacillus; ambient; the orb; FSOL; live; improvisation; drone; sound collage; collage; music concrete; musique; kosmische; musik; electronica; electronic music
|Winds of Change (Em124) - Herve Perez and Alexandru Hegyesi|
Alexandru Hegyesi - cymbalum, bowed & picked soprano psaltery, dulcimer From Timisoara, Romania founding member of Nu & Apa Neagra sound project with a mix between traditional tunes, improvised vocals and electronics. find the link to Last FM here a few other virtual projects see the my space top friends: find the link to myspace here Herve Perez - field recordings, electronics, soprano saxophone, sound design and arrangements Herve is a sound artist/composer from France, now based in Sheffield...
Keywords: free improvisation; souns art; sound artist; collage; sheffield; herve perez; martin archer; noise; landscape; field recording; nature sounds; cabaret voltaire; clock dva; experimental; sax; electronica; electronics; cymbalum; psalter; dulcimer; electro acoustic; composer; sound design
|Einstein's Prediction (Em056) - Fonik|
2009 release from UK improvisors Fonik on the Electronic Musik label. Originally recorded in March 2008 (Pyramid) as a soundtrack to a short film about Space travel in the 50's + 60's it is now available as a stand alone piece of music. Ian Simpson - electronics / lapsteel Harry Gallimore - electronics / kaoss pads www.myspace.com/fonikfonik wwww.myspace.com/electronicmusiklabel
Keywords: fonik; nosferatu; noise; noise research; psychedelia,psychedelic,acid trips,lsd,electronic music; music concrete; soundscape; sound collage tape cut ups; sputnik; space travel soundtracks; sci-fi; science fiction music; film music; experimental music; improvisation; free noise
|Hazard in 6 Manifestations (Em096) - Weltausstellung|
WELTAUSSTELLUNG - hazard in 6 manifestations 1. STRANG (first manifestation) 2. PIANO, THE BANG BANG SHOCK CULTURE (second manifestation) 3. STRINGS (third manifestation) 4. RHYTHMN (fourth manifestation) 5. ACHTUNG (interlude) 6. STOERUNG (fifth manifestation) 7. ZUG (interlude) 8. FORBIDDEN ZONE (sixth manifestation) protagonists of hazard - action are(tracknumbers bracketed): ANJA LAUTERMANN - glockenspiel (1), prepared piano (2), piano-knock (2), prepared spinet-strings (3), flute (4,6,8)...
Keywords: weltausstellung; musik theatre; musique concrete; fluxus/happening; industrial; dada; south-east asian / japanese music; psychedelic folk; soundscuplture; text-sound; elektronic music; live - electronic; free - improvisation; intuitive music; noise / drone; documentaries; field recordings; microphony; larynx-mic and contact-mic
|Fifth Quartile (Em116) - Electronic Organica Ensemble|
Recorded live at Electronic Organica V, this is a chance grouping of artists / friends from the Manchester area in an impromptu, improvised performance. They are: Abigail Sanders - french horn Richard Knight - laptop Graham Dunning - turntables / objects Ian Simpson - electronics To find out more about Electronic Organica - Click Here Cover art by Ian Simpson 2010
Keywords: fonik; pesticide organica; richard knight; manchester; improvisation; sound art; electronica; electronic music; experimental; collage; electronic organica ensemble; ambient; turntables; turntablism; philip jeck; graham dunning; noise research; bacillus; pesticide organica; electronic musik; music concrete; electroacoustic; musique concrete; noise; altered records
|Blank Canvas (Em153) - YMMV|
Live recording of a 2011 performance from (UK) improvising trio YMMV. Recorded on April the 9th in Liverpool UK. Thanks to YMMV for their help in the release of this album on Electronic Musik. Artwork copyright YMMV. YMMV are Adrian Beentjes, Neil Packer and David Cunliffe. YMMV have provided the following information about themselves : Whoever named YMMV was either lucky or prescient. The only thing about the group that hasn't changed since it formed in 1967 is the rhythm section of Y, M and MV...
Keywords: ymmv; free improvisation; noise; free noise; blank canvas; frakture; collage; sound; percussion; sax; home made instruments; bowed cymbal; amm; mev; neil packer; uk; improvisers; fluxus; art noise; contact microphones; field recordings; sound art; adrian beentjes; david cunliffe
|Indigo Over Red on Grey (Em127) - Barbiero / Rouzer / Videll|
Indigo over Red on Grey represents one event in an ongoing collaboration among Daniel Barbiero (prepared & unprepared double bass),Gary Rouzer (amplified textures & field recordings), and Chris Videll, aka Tag Cloud (sound sculpture, processing & mixing). Combining diversely-sourced sound elementsinto audio atmospheres of varying rarefaction, Barbiero/Rouzer/Videll explorethe ways in which conventional and extended string techniques can interact with readymade sounds, amplified objects and digit...
Keywords: electro acoustic; electronic musik; free improvisation; double bass; tag cloud; daniel barbiero; chris videll; prepared intruments; sound sculpture; sound art; collage; dada; stockhausen; gary rouser; field recordings; surrounds; textures; sound processing; audio atmospheres; double blind; music concrete; musique
|Kipple 1.2 (Em166) - Kipple|
Kipple combines the momentum of ESP era free jazz with a 2 man low fi electronics section in place of the piano. The rhythm section is that used by Sonny Simmons on his UK gigs. The free blowing trumpet/soprano sax front line manages to be intense and relaxed at the same time (Phil Morton, Frakture, 2011) Personnel: Derek Saw - trumpet,flugelhorn Herve Perez - soprano sax Shaun Blezard - electronics Ian Simpson - electronics John Jasnoch - guitar Charlie Collins - drums Recorded live at Notes an...
Keywords: kipple; free jazz; noise; electronica; shaun blezard; derek saw; charlie collins; john jasnoch; herve perez; derek bailey; aphex twin; noise research; clutter; esp; free improvisation; notes and sounds; sheffield; lo fi electronics